CHLOE LANDS CLONMEL UNRACED

Peter Farrell

Worth €1300 to the winner, the ‘April Open Unraced Stake’ final was the star attraction at Clonmel stadium last night and there was a minor upset as the Graham Holland trained, Rathclough Chloe maintained her unbeaten record to hold on by the shortest of heads.


REDZER RUNS AWAY FROM WEADICK 750 FIELD

Michael Fortune

Since his early puppy days Redzer Ardfert has looked a potential staying star and his early efforts over the six bends have confirmed that impression.


GRACE THE PACE SETTER IN GAIN 550

Michael Fortune

The Fraser Black trained Maireads Grace (Laughil Blake/ Winning Impact) gained an exciting victory in the first semi-final of the Gain A1/2 at Newbridge on Friday.


KILSHEELAN SUCCESS FOR TOMMO AS CHAMP SIZZLES IN CLONMEL

Peter Farrell

The final of the €2000 to the winner ‘Kilsheelan Gallop A3/A4 Guys & Dolls’ took pride of place at Clonmel last night with the supporting card also featuring two semi finals of the ‘April Open Unraced’ where there was no shortage of quality on show.


BUDDY REVS HIS ENGINE IN REBUILDS FINAL

Peter Farrell

The star attraction at Galway stadium last night was the final of the 1200 to the winner ‘John Crokers Engine Rebuilds 525’ and it was the the Danny Potter owned Danmar Buddy who returned to his best form when it mattered to land the top prize.


SAIDSO TAKES FEATURE

Michael Fortune

Rallying Saidso was at her very sharpest at HQ on Friday night as she produced a wonderful performance to capture the evening’s feature, the final of the €1,150 Dublin Coach A2 525.


JOHNNY TO THE FORE IN KILSHEELIN GUYS & DOLLS

Peter Farrell

It was semi final night in Clonmel’s ‘Kilsheelin Gallop A3/A4 Guys & Dolls’ last night and it was the Dan Clancy owner ‘Four For Johnny’ who went fastest to secure a four timer in the opening semi final of the night


CRICKLEWOOD IN A THRILLER

Michael Fortune

The feature of Friday’s card at HQ was the €850 final of the Upcoming Events A3 575 and Cricklewood reversed semi final form with Lady Bren in a thrilling finish.


HULK SMASHES RIVALS TO TAKE COMMAND OF GUYS & DOLLS

Peter Farrell

The second round heats of the €2000 to the winner ‘Kilsheelan Gallop A3/A4 Guys & Dolls’ stake took centre stage at Clonmel stadium last night and it was the Niall Foley owned ‘Zaconey Hulk’ who followed up his first round success with another dominant display in heat 3.


LOTTO GOLD FOR BOHERNA BONNIE

Peter Farrell

On an eight race Clonmel card, the feature was the final of the ‘Friends of Clonmel Track Lotto’ boasting a winners prize of 1400 and it was ‘Boherna Bonnie’ who came up trumps for owner Laura English.


SWIFT RUN FROM CLONBRIEN AS SKYWALKER BOOKS KIRBY TICKET

Peter Farrell

The featured races on a 9 race Clonmel card last night were the two semi finals of the ‘Spring A1/A2 550’ which produced a sensational run from the Graham Holland trained ‘Clonbrien Swift’ and the ‘Con & Annie Kirby Memorial’ trial stake, landed in fine style by Ray Patterson’s ‘Skywalker Wonder’.


JASON FASTEST IN GALWAYS BUMBLEBEE HEATS

Peter Farrell

Sponsored by Paddy Burke, five heats of the €1600 to the winner ‘Bumblebee Kyne Loves Racing A7 525’ took precedence at Galway stadium last night with the fastest of the round going to ‘Kynes’ kennelmate ‘Bumblebee Jason’.


BULLET LIKE RUN FROM LEXIE AT CLONMEL

Peter Farrell

The semi finals of the €1400 to the winner ‘Friends of Clonmel Track Lotto 525’ took centre stage on an eight race card at the Suirside venue last night and it was the Derek Loughnane owned ‘Lexie The Bullet’ who recorded the fastest of the two semis.


TUNNELROAD MOVES WITH GRACE

Michael Fortune

Tunnelroad Grace made the most of a dream draw on Friday night at HQ to land the feature, the final of the €1,200 Ladbrokes A3 Tri Distance over 600yds.


BELLA BEST OF ALL IN CLONMEL TRACK LOTTO UNRACED

Peter Farrell

Boasting a winner’s prize of €1400, four heats of the ‘Friends of Clonmel Track Lotto Unraced 525’ took precedence at Clonmel last night and it was the Lorna O’Donovan owned ‘Vita Bella’ who went quickest, clocking a fast 28.99.


DOUBLE FOR BURKE THE GALWAY HIGHLIGHT

Peter Farrell

Last night Galway’s meeting included a 10 race program where the highlight saw another nice double for brothers Paddy & Paul Burke with ‘Bumblebee Shadow’ recording the fastest time of the session.


LADY LEAVES IT TO LAST MINUTE

Michael Fortune

Last Minute Lady lived up to her name in Friday’s feature at Shelbourne Park, the final of the Try A Trio A4 Bitch 525 as she left it late to finally get to the front in the €800 decider.


UNRACED BITCHES INSEPARABLE AT NEWBRIDGE

Michael Fortune

Three of the six winners clocked the identical joint fastest times in the opening round of the Red Mills/ NTSC Open Unraced Stake at Newbridge on Friday evening.


DAPPER DON ONE TO KEEP AN EYE ON

Michael Fortune

Winetavern Don provided further evidence at a busy Shelbourne Park on Friday night that he is a greyhound with a bright future as he ran out an impressive winner of the €800 A4 525 final.


DRUMCROW A YOUNG EXPERT

Michael Fortune

Flying first round winner Eaton Meadow was a non-runner in Friday’s second round of the February Novice Open 400 but a new clear favourite emerged as Drumcrow Expert raced to a four and a half length victory in 21.28, the same time as recorded by Eaton Meadow in the first round.


BILLY JETS IN TO CLONMELS KILLEE TOWN UNRACED

Peter Farrell

The four second round heats of the ‘Killee Town Open Unraced 525’ were very much the feature at Clonmel last night and it was a scorching run by the Liam Ryan owned ‘Billys Jet’ that set tongues wagging.